Sag Harbor’s historically African American resort community is in the news again!
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Celebrate Women’s History Month by learning about the many visionary women in Long Island’s history. In this blog read about two African American sisters, one a Brooklyn school teacher and the other an accomplished architect, who founded the Azurest summer community in Sag Harbor.
Updates on the pending National Register nomination for the Sag Harbor Hills, Azurest, and Ninevah subdivisions (SANS).
Rapid redevelopment threatens the historical landscape of Sag Harbor’s remarkable SANS community. Learn about the urgent preservation needs of this locally, regionally, and nationally important neighborhood, focusing on the creation of Azurest, the earliest of the three subdivisions, founded by women of color in the late Jim Crow era.
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM
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Join us at Old First Presbyterian Church in Huntington, NY to celebrate this year’s awardees. This celebration is free but reservations are required.
Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Enjoy colonial-era music and traditional boatbuilding demonstrations on the front lawn, and a new guided tour of the Custom House.